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The Peach State Post 09-30-16

There are thousands of children in Georgia’s Foster Care system who need the safe haven of a loving family. Whether it’s a temporary or long-term placement, giving a foster child a place in your home for any amount of time can make a huge impact on their life. Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries is currently recruiting foster families. For more information call Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries, Inc. Contact Person: Donielle Phipps-Green, Foster Care Program Coordinator 770-809-6692 or email dphipps@gbchfm.org

Boysz to Men of Honor, Inc in Conyers is having a FlapJack fundraiser at Applebees in Conyers on Saturday, Oct. 15th. Starting time 8 am to 10 am. Tickets are only $7. Proceeds will benefit operating costs and go towards our Community Christmas Celebration on Dec 17th in Conyers, GA. For more information visit our website at www.b2mh.org

The Salvation Army will be taking applications for those needing assistance with food and toys for the 2016 holiday season. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday — October 3rd through the 7th from 9 am to 5 pm at 725 Merwether Street in Griffin. You must apply in person and provide picture ID, Social Security numbers for all, age verification, proof of income, and proof of expenses. For more information call 770-412-6561

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

The Kiwanis club of Griffin brings you the 70th annual Kiwanis Spalding County Fair – October 7th through the 15th! Parking is free and gates open at five Monday through Friday, Saturdays at 1 pm, and Sunday the 9th at 2 pm. See the Georgia forestry exhibit with Smokey the Bear! Get your famous Korn Dawgs! With family friendly entertainment and a lawn mower race featuring play by play with NewLife FM’s Joe Emert! And check out the NewLife FM bandwagon as they provide ministry outreach during the fair. More information on the fair schedule and ticket pricing when you visit visit NewLife dot FM.

Join NewLife FM and Oak Hill Baptist Church for a FREE concert on Sunday, October 16th at 2:30 pm — featuring the Imperials with Terry Blackwood, Darrell Toney, and Royce Taylor. They’ll be sharing songs and memories from their almost 50 years of music! For more information visit www.OakHillBaptist.org

The Peach State Post – 09/24/16

 

Atlanta 2016 Marriage Explosion Movement will be holding their conference on September 24th form 9:30 am to 3:15 pm at Southside Christian Fellowship in McDonough. For more information and pricing call 678-986-9276

Harps Crossing Baptist Church in Fayetteville is hosting a free simulcast for the “Cry Out” event on September 23rd. Doors open at 6 pm.

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

The Salvation Army will be taking applications for those needing assistance with food and toys for the 2016 holiday season. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday — October 3rd through the 7th from 9 am to 5 pm at 725 Merwether Street in Griffin. You must apply in person and provide picture ID, Social Security numbers for all, age verification, proof of income, and proof of expenses. For more information call 770-412-6561

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

 

The Peach State Post – 09/09/16

The Flippen United Methodist Church — 3707 Jodeco Road, McDonough, will honor their local Police and Firefighters on Sunday Sept. 11th. There will also be a Cook Out of hamburgers and hotdogs and all the fixings following the service. The community is invited to join them.

New Salem Baptist Church of Griffin invites you to join them as they celebrate their 150th anniversary on Sunday September 11th. Sunday School at 9:15 and Worship at 10:30 am with a covered dish lunch on the grounds. New Salem is located on Highway 92 at Bicycle Road in Griffin.

September 11th – Join Rocks Springs Church in Milner for a special night of honor as they pay tribute to all First Responders with guest speaker former presidential candidate Herman Cain and special music by world-renowned concert violinist Jamie Jorge.. It all begins at 6 pm. For more information visit www.RockSpringsOnline.com

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 15th at 7 pm each night.

F.A.I.T.H. Riders Motorcycle Ministry invites you to join them at Truett’s Grill in Griffin on Saturday, September 17th from 6 pm to 8 pm. They’ll be collecting canned food items for a local food bank. For more information visit them online at www.UBCG.org – and join them for the 4th annual Bikers Sunday at Union Baptist Church on September 25th beginning at 9 am.

Harvest Jubilee at Smyrna Presbyterian Church, September 17th from 9 am to 3 pm – Antique cars, bake sale, clothes closet, holiday house, books, tools, furniture, electronics, and much more – nativity scene quilt raffle – – 2920 Hwy 212 Conyers. More info when you call 770-483-8962

Get your shingles and flu shots, blood pressure tested, and lots more at the Community Wellness Fair on September 17th from 10 am to 2 pm. This event to be held at the Recreational Outreach Center at First Baptist in Jonesboro.

Harps Crossing Baptist Church in Fayetteville is hosting a free simulcast for the “Cry Out” event on September 23rd. Doors open at 6 pm.

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

Griffin Choral Arts (GCA), under the direction of Dr. Stephen J. Mulder, proudly announces the concert schedule for its Tenth Anniversary Season, 2016–2017.  The season theme is “Standing Ovation” and each concert will have a featured “repeat performance” as well as selections never yet performed by the choir. The season begins with “WELL DONE!” at Griffin First United Methodist Church (1401 Maple Dr.) on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m.  The featured work is Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, accompanied by a professional chamber orchestra.

The Peach State Post – 09/02/16

It’s the Holy Smoke BBQ Festival featuring The Peach State Quartet and other musical guests sponsored by Johnson Ferry Baptist Church on Labor Day from 10 am to 2 pm on the fields of Johnson Ferry Baptist church in Marrietta– free admission. More information when you visit www.JohnsonFerry.org

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to a special Thursday night singing on Sept. 8th  at 7:00 PM.  Featuring Jeff & Sheri Easter.  No cover charge, a love offering will be accepted.

Get ready for the Equip Conference 2016 featuring David Franklin – Director of missions of the Bartow Baptist Association. Equip Conference 2016 – Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am to 12:35 pm at First Baptist Jonesboro. Equip your church leaders with the tools they need to minister. Register when you visit southsidenetwork.org

NewLife FM presents the integrity in Leadership Banquet – Saturday, September 10th at 6 PM. The integrity in Leadership Banquet at Eagles Landing Country Club in Stockbridge with Keynote speaker Col. Lee Ellis, USAF retired and former POW with Senator John McCain. For more information and to reserve your place visit www.NewLife.FM

The Flippen United Methodist Church — 3707 Jodeco Road, McDonough, will honor their local Police and Firefighters on Sunday Sept. 11th. There will also be a Cook Out of hamburgers and hotdogs and all the fixings following the service. The community is invited to join them.

New Salem Baptist Church of Griffin invites you to join them as they celebrate their 150th anniversary on Sunday September 11th. Sunday School at 9:15 and Worship at 10:30 am with a covered dish lunch on the grounds. New Salem is located on Highway 92 at Bicycle Road in Griffin.

September 11th – Join Rocks Springs Church in Milner for a special night of honor as they pay tribute to all First Responders with guest speaker former presidential candidate Herman Cain and special music by world-renowned concert violinist Jamie Jorge.. It all begins at 6 pm. For more information visit www.RockSpringsOnline.com

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

F.A.I.T.H. Riders Motorcycle Ministry invites you to join them at Truett’s Grill in Griffin on Saturday, September 17th from 6 pm to 8 pm. They’ll be collecting canned food items for a local food bank. For more information visit them online at www.UBCG.org – and join them for the 4th annual Bikers Sunday at Union Baptist Church on September 25th beginning at 9 am.

Get your shingles and flu shots, blood pressure tested, and lots more at the Community Wellness Fair on September 17th from 10 am to 2 pm. This event to be held at the Recreational Outreach Center at First Baptist in Jonesboro.

Harps Crossing Baptist Church in Fayetteville is hosting a free simulcast for the “Cry Out” event on September 23rd. Doors open at 6 pm.

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

Griffin Choral Arts (GCA), under the direction of Dr. Stephen J. Mulder, proudly announces the concert schedule for its Tenth Anniversary Season, 2016–2017.  The season theme is “Standing Ovation” and each concert will have a featured “repeat performance” as well as selections never yet performed by the choir. The season begins with “WELL DONE!” at Griffin First United Methodist Church (1401 Maple Dr.) on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m.  The featured work is Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, accompanied by a professional chamber orchestra.

 

The Peach State Post 08-26-16

Comedian Scott Davis will be hosting an evening of comedy, music, and a word from the Lord on Sunday, August 28th at Ellenwood Oaks Community church in Ellenwood. For more information visitwww.EllenWoodsOaks.org

The Akins are pleased to invite you to their Homecoming Concert Sunday August 28th at 6:30 pm at Harp’s Crossing Baptist Church on Highway 92 in Fayetteville. More information atwww.TheAkinsOnline.com

It’s the Holy Smoke BBQ Festival featuring The Peach State Quartet and other musical guests sponsored by Johnson Ferry Baptist Church on Labor Day from 10 am to 2 pm on the fields of Johnson Ferry Baptist church in Marrietta– free admission. More information when you visit www.JohnsonFerry.org

Get ready for the Equip Conference 2016 featuring David Franklin – Director of missions of the Bartow Baptist Association. Equip Conference 2016 – Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am to 12:35 pm at First Baptist Jonesboro. Equip your church leaders with the tools they need to minister. Register when you visit southsidenetwork.org

NewLife FM presents the integrity in Leadership Banquet – Saturday, September 10th at 6 PM. The integrity in Leadership Banquet at Eagles Landing Country Club in Stockbridge with Keynote speaker Col. Lee Ellis, USAF retired and former POW with Senator John McCain. For more information and to reserve your place visit www.NewLife.FM

The Flippen United Methodist Church — 3707 Jodeco Road, McDonough, will honor their local Police and Firefighters on Sunday Sept. 11th. There will also be a Cook Out of hamburgers and hotdogs and all the fixings following the service. The community is invited to join them.

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

F.A.I.T.H. Riders Motorcycle Ministry invites you to join them at Truett’s Grill in Griffin on Saturday, September 17th from 6 pm to 8 pm. They’ll be collecting canned food items for a local food bank. For more information visit them online at www.UBCG.org – and join them for the 4th annual Bikers Sunday at Union Baptist Church on September 25th beginning at 9 am.

Sandi Patty’s Forever Grateful the Farewell tour is making a stop in Marietta on the 25th of September. Venue for this event is Mount Bethel UMC at 7 pm. For group and individual rates on tickets, visit www.NewLife.FM

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

Griffin Choral Arts (GCA), under the direction of Dr. Stephen J. Mulder, proudly announces the concert schedule for its Tenth Anniversary Season, 2016–2017.  The season theme is “Standing Ovation” and each concert will have a featured “repeat performance” as well as selections never yet performed by the choir. The season begins with “WELL DONE!” at Griffin First United Methodist Church (1401 Maple Dr.) on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m.  The featured work is Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, accompanied by a professional chamber orchestra.

The Peach State Post 08-19-16

Comedian Scott Davis will be hosting an evening of comedy, music, and a word from the Lord on Sunday, August 28th at Ellenwood Oaks Community church in Ellenwood. For more information visit www.EllenWoodsOaks.org

The Akins are pleased to invite you to their Homecoming Concert Sunday August 28th at 6:30 pm at Harp’s Crossing Baptist Church on Highway 92 in Fayetteville. More information at www.TheAkinsOnline.com

It’s the Holy Smoke BBQ Festival featuring The Peach State Quartet and other musical guests sponsored by Johnson Ferry Baptist Church on Labor Day from 10 am to 2 pm on the fields of Johnson Ferry Baptist church in Marrietta– free admission. More information when you visit www.JohnsonFerry.org

Get ready for the Equip Conference 2016 featuring David Franklin – Director of missions of the Bartow Baptist Association. Equip Conference 2016 – Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am to 12:35 pm at First Baptist Jonesboro. Equip your church leaders with the tools they need to minister. Register when you visit southsidenetwork.org

NewLife FM presents the integrity in Leadership Banquet – Saturday, September 10th at 6 PM. The integrity in Leadership Banquet at Eagles Landing Country Club in Stockbridge with Keynote speaker Col. Lee Ellis, USAF retired and former POW with Senator John McCain. For more information and to reserve your place visit www.NewLife.FM

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

Sandi Patty’s Forever Grateful the Farewell tour is making a stop in Marietta on the 25th of September. Venue for this event is Mount Bethel UMC at 7 pm. For group and individual rates on tickets, visit www.NewLife.FM

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Griffin is having their 138th homecoming on September 25th. Dinner on the grounds will follow the 10:45 am service. For more information visit www.mgbc.org

Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016.  Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro.  More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info

Griffin Choral Arts (GCA), under the direction of Dr. Stephen J. Mulder, proudly announces the concert schedule for its Tenth Anniversary Season, 2016–2017.  The season theme is “Standing Ovation” and each concert will have a featured “repeat performance” as well as selections never yet performed by the choir. The season begins with “WELL DONE!” at Griffin First United Methodist Church (1401 Maple Dr.) on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m.  The featured work is Gabriel Faure’s Requiem, accompanied by a professional chamber orchestra.

The Peach State Post 08-12-16

The Jonesmen Quartet will be in concert at Alvin’s Bar B Que in Griffin on Saturday evening August 13thstarting at 6 pm.

Homecoming and Revival Services begin August 15th at Shoal Creek Baptist Church in Locust Grove at 7:30 nightly. Services conclude Wednesday August 17th.  For more information call 770-957-6220.

Comedian Scott Davis will be hosting an evening of comedy, music, and a word from the Lord on Sunday, August 28th at Ellenwood Oaks Community church in Ellenwood. For more information visit www.EllenWoodsOaks.org

Get ready for the Equip Conference 2016 featuring David Franklin – Director of missions of the Bartow Baptist Association. Equip Conference 2016 – Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am to 12:35 pm at First Baptist Jonesboro. Equip your church leaders with the tools they need to minister. Register when you visit southsidenetwork.org

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

Sandi Patty’s Forever Grateful the Farewell tour is making a stop in Marietta on the 25th of September. Venue for this event is Mount Bethel UMC at 7 pm. For group and individual rates on tickets, visit www.NewLife.FM

The Peach State Post 08-05-16

Get ready for the Equip Conference 2016 featuring David Franklin – Director of missions of the Bartow Baptist Association. Equip Conference 2016 – Saturday, September 10th from 8:30 am to 12:35 pm at First Baptist Jonesboro. Equip your church leaders with the tools they need to minister. Register when you visit southsidenetwork.org

NewLife FM will be participating in Showcase Clayton on Thursday August 11th at First Baptist Jonesboro between 3 and 7 pm. NewLife FM will be one of fifty other exhibitors and there will be a business expo and job fair. For more information visit www.ClaytonChamber.org

Oakhill Baptist Church in Griffin invites you to a men’s night of ministry featuring Tommy Bowden. The evening kicks off with a tailgate dinner at 5 pm and a concert by Jason Hoard and the Furies. For more information visit www.NewLife.FM

Kezia McNeal Curry and Ismael Dora will be in concert on August 14th at 6:30 pm at Atlanta Bible Baptist Church in Decatur. The concert is in honor of Pastor and Mrs. John McNeal’s 55th wedding anniversary

Homecoming and Revival Services begin August 15th at Shoal Creek Baptist Church in Locust Grove at 7:30 nightly. Services conclude Wednesday August 17th.  For more information call 770-957-6220.

The Jonesmen Quartet will be in concert at Alvin’s Bar B Que in Griffin on Saturday evening August 13thstarting at 6 pm.

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

Sandi Patty’s Forever Grateful the Farewell tour is making a stop in Marietta on the 25th of September. Venue for this event is Mount Bethel UMC at 7 pm. For group and individual rates on tickets, visit www.NewLife.FM

The Peach State Post — July 29th

The Peach State Quartet will be at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church 2840 Metropolitan Pkwy in Atlanta on July 31st at 7 pm

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to a special Thursday night singing on Aug. 4th at 7:00 PM. featuring a local favorite — The Logan Smith Family.  No cover charge, a love offering will be accepted.

NewLife FM will be participating in Showcase Clayton on Thursday August 11th at First Baptist Jonesboro between 3 and 7 pm. NewLife FM will be one of fifty other exhibitors and there will be a business expo and job fair. For more information visit www.ClaytonChamber.org

The Jonesmen Quartet will be in concert at Alvin’s Bar B Que in Griffin on Saturday evening August 13th starting at 6 pm.

The churches of Centennial Baptist Association and the Upson County Ministerial Association are joining together for a series of revival meetings this fall. The area-wide revival will take place at The Rock Ranch on September 12th through the 25th at 7 pm each night.

The Peach State Post 07-22-16

Mel’s Pork Pit in Milner invites you to their grand opening on Saturday July 23rd between 12 and 3 pm. Featuring a fun zone for the kids, giveaways, and bbq.

The First Baptist Church of Barnesville is hosting a Prayer Walk for all the county’s public and private schools on Sunday July 24th at 6 pm. This event will be held at the Lamar County Fine Arts Center in Barnesville. Light refreshments will be served and everyone is invited to participate.

The Peach State Quartet will be at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church 2840 Metropolitan Pkwy in Atlanta on July 31st at 7 pm

Pastor Robert Vines and the members of The Ole Country Church at 2649 Hwy 155 North, in McDonough would like to invite you to a special Thursday night singing on Aug. 4th at 7:00 PM. featuring a local favorite — The Logan Smith Family.  No cover charge, a love offering will be accepted.